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MLS - Week 9 of 35

Whitecaps Most Important Games

The Most Important Games for the Whitecaps are those games in the upcoming week whose outcome most changes the Whitecaps final playoff standings. The Importance Factor provides a relative importance between games. Whitecaps fans can use this table to identify the most interesting games in the upcoming week of play.

Whitecaps Most Important Games
Game Importance
Factor
(0‑∼100)
Game
Winner
Whitecaps Resultant Playoff Probabilities
Conference Playoff Spots No Playoffs No POs
1*
First Round Bye and Second Round
Home Field Advantage
2*
First Round Bye and Second Round
Home Field Advantage
3*
First Round Bye and Second Round
Home Field Advantage
4*
First Round Bye and Second Round
Home Field Advantage
5**
First Round Bye
6**
First Round Bye
7**
First Round Bye
8***
First Round Home Field
Advantage
9 10
Whitecaps
(4‑2‑1)

vs
Sounders
(1‑3‑3)
23 Whitecaps Wins 22% 16% 12% 10% 9% 7% 6% 5% 4% 8%
Current Probabilities 19% 14% 12% 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
Sounders Wins 15% 14% 12% 11% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 12%
FC Dallas
(1‑4‑2)

vs
Rapids
(3‑2‑3)
3 FC Dallas Wins 19% 15% 11% 10% 9% 8% 7% 5% 5% 11%
Current Probabilities 19% 14% 12% 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
Rapids Wins 18% 15% 11% 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
Red Bulls
(4‑1‑3)

vs
LAFC
(3‑3‑2)
2 Red Bulls Wins 19% 15% 12% 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
Current Probabilities 19% 14% 12% 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
LAFC Wins 18% 14% 12% 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
Austin FC
(2‑3‑3)

vs
Dynamo
(4‑2‑1)
2 Austin FC Wins 19% 15% 11% 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
Current Probabilities 19% 14% 12% 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
Dynamo Wins 19% 14% 12% 10% 9% 7% 7% 6% 5% 11%
Fire
(2‑3‑3)

vs
Real Salt Lake
(3‑2‑3)
2 Fire Wins 19% 15% 12% 10% 9% 8% 6% 6% 5% 11%
Current Probabilities 19% 14% 12% 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
Real Salt Lake Wins 18% 14% 12% 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
Charlotte FC
(3‑3‑2)

vs
Minnesota United
(3‑2‑2)
2 Charlotte FC Wins 19% 14% 12% 10% 9% 7% 7% 6% 5% 11%
Current Probabilities 19% 14% 12% 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
Minnesota United Wins 18% 14% 12% 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
EarthquakesEarthquaks
(1‑7)

vs
Galaxy
(4‑1‑3)
1 EarthquakesEarthquaks Wins 20% 14% 12% 10% 8% 8% 6% 6% 5% 11%
Current Probabilities 19% 14% 12% 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
Galaxy Wins 18% 14% 12% 10% 9% 8% 7% 5% 5% 11%
Crew
(3‑1‑4)

vs
Timbers
(2‑3‑3)
1 Crew Wins 18% 14% 12% 10% 8% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
Current Probabilities 19% 14% 12% 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
Timbers Wins 18% 14% 12% 10% 9% 7% 6% 6% 5% 11%
St. Louis City SC
(2‑1‑5)

vs
Sporting KC
(2‑2‑4)
0 St. Louis City SC Wins 19% 15% 12% 10% 9% 8% 6% 6% 5% 11%
Current Probabilities 19% 14% 12% 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
Sporting KC Wins 18% 15% 12% 10% 9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 11%
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this playoff spot
  • X means the team cannot win this playoff spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - green number indicates the team controls its destiny for this spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - red number indicates the team does not control its destiny for this spot
  • *   denotes first round bye and second round home field advantage in the playoffs
  • **  denotes first round home bye in the playoffs
  • *** denotes first round home field advantage in the playoffs